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Retiring Close To My Heart Colors

2018 CTMH Retiring Colors

A few weeks ago I posted the Close To My Heart Retiring List.  Now that I’ve attended Close To My Heart’s Annual Convention and got my first peek at the upcoming *NEW* Idea Book/Catalog, I’m here to share that there are eleven (yep, 11!) colors that are retiring.

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Aloha Sunbeam Style Card

Aloha Sunbeam Card

Today’s card is a perfect one for summer.  It will no doubt make you smile with it’s cheery color selection and use of the Sunbeam Technique.  I received this card from Rita Pfingsten.  I love how she painted her flowers using our Watercolor Paints.  She even added some sparkle with our Clear Shimmer Brush (unfortunately, I didn’t capture the beauty it creates!)

Here is a listing of the products she used to create this stunning card:





To purchase one of these products or any other Close To My Heart product, please visit my ONLINE CTMH STORE.

Close To My Heart Retiring List 2018

Adventure Pigment Pads

It’s that time of year again!  Time to prepare to say good-bye to some favorite Close To My Heart products in order to make room for new items that will debut in the 2018-2019 Annual Inspirations Catalog August 1st.

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Creative Ways to Use Re-inkers

Close To My Heart Re-inkers

The June Special with Close To My Heart–Create the Rainbow–seems like the perfect time to explore all the possibilities with re-inkers.  With so many beautiful colors and several fun techniques you can do with each, you’re sure to fall in love!

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Story by Stacy Story Starter Kit

Story Starter by Stacy Julian

If you haven’t checked it out yet, now is the time!  Stacy Julian’s first product in her Story by Stacy line with Close To My Heart is awesome.  Watch this quick video to see just how easy it can be to turn your memories into treasured stories following the step-by-step instructions in the Story Starter Workshop Guide.

See the Story Starter options on my ONLINE CTMH STORE.

Argyle Favor Box

Argyle Favor Box

Close To My Heart released a *NEW* Favor Box die in their Seasonal Expressions 2 Catalog earlier last month.  It is a really fun one and so easy to put together! Continue reading

24-hour Flash Sale!

June 8 CTMH Flash Sale

It’s time for another fabulous 24-hour Flash Sale on Close To My Heart products!   The sale will begin at 2:00 pm (PDT) today, Friday, June 8, and ends at 2:00 pm (PDT) on Saturday, June 9!   You’ll find both retired as well as current products at wonderful savings.  These items are on a while supplies last basis so be sure to shop EARLY! 🙂

Story by Stacy–Stacy Julian’s Story Starter

Story by Stacy

Have you heard the buzz about Stacy Julian’s *NEW* product line?  It’s called Story by Stacy.  Story by Stacy™ is a collaboration between Close To My Heart and Stacy Julian on a line of story-based products designed to teach you how to create authentic, personal stories with your memories.

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